Archive for November 21st, 2018

Review: ROBIN HOOD

A “Robin Hood” for the New Gen That is Still a Treat for Fans of All Ages     By Liz Lopez Rating: B- Believe you me; Monday morning is not always the best time to view a film, much less one that is a remake of a story that has been told for decades. […]

Critica De Cine: GREEN BOOK

Viggo Mortensen y Mahershala Ali protagonizan en el excelente largometraje “Green Book”   Por Liz Lopez Rating: A Honestamente, no sabía lo que es el “The Green Book” (literalmente “El Libro Verde”) hasta que fui a ver el nuevo largometraje, “Green Book” que tuvo proyección durante el Austin Film Festival el mes pasado. La historia […]

Review: CREED II

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) The Creed/Rocky saga continues with an installment that packs powerful punches in its fight scenes and has enough emotional power to keep its audience invested. Though not as impressive as the previous film or the very first Rocky movie for that matter, Creed II moves the […]

Austin Film Festival 2018 Review: GREEN BOOK

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) In 1962, acclaimed Jamaican pianist Dr. Don Shirley decided to take a tour through the Jim Crow South, but needed a strong driver/security guard to guarantee his safety and make sure that he makes his engagements in a timely manner.  Dr. Shirley chose bouncer Tony “The […]

Austin Film Festival 2018 Review: THE FRONT RUNNER

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) The 25th year of the Austin Film Festival concluded with this latest entry by respected writer/director Jason Reitman.  Given the current political climate of the U.S., it isn’t all that surprising that the filmmaker would take on a movie that examines the role of the media […]